Work in Sports Newsletter vol 57
Phoenix Suns Featured Job, Miami Dolphins Company Profile, and Top/New Pro jobs of the Week
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In the last week, we’ve added over 50 new jobs to our job board with more being added each day! This week’s featured job is a Basketball Operations Analyst; Data Engineering role with the Phoenix Suns, and we break down the Miami Dolphins from a hiring perspective. Top & New jobs this week come from the San Francisco 49ers, LA Clippers, LA Rams, NBA, Washington Nationals, NFL, Levi’s Stadium, Chicago Cubs, LA Dodgers, LA Chargers and more!
Weekly Jobs Recap
Top Jobs viewed last week on Openly Jobs
Manager, Strategic Partnerships @ San Francisco 49ers (view here)
Director of Supporter Community and Fandom @ LA Clippers (view here)
Coordinator, Brand Strategy & Partnerships @ Los Angeles Rams (view here).
Manager, Financial Information Services @ NBA (view here)
Manager, Loyalty & Ticketing Technology @ Washington Nationals (view here)
Top NEW jobs on Openly Jobs
Senior Technical Manager @ NFL (view here)
Manager, Partnership Activation @ Levi’s Stadium (view here)
Digital Assets Coordinator @ Chicago Cubs (view here)
Director, Quantitative Analysis @ Los Angeles Dodgers (view here)
Sr. Partnership Analyst, Strategic Solutions @ Los Angeles Chargers (view here)
Top Categories on Openly Jobs
Organization Hiring Profile
Organization: Miami Dolphins
Industry: Spectator Sports
Location: Miami, FL
# of Openings: 20
# of Employees: 294
Category of open roles: Accounting, Digital Assets, Grounds Crew, Retail, Video Production, Ticket Sales
Featured Job: Coordinator, Retail - Apply Below
Featured Job of the Week
Basketball Operations Analyst; Data Engineering
Organization: Phoenix Suns
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Overview: The Basketball Operations Analyst; Data Engineering will assist in the formation and maintenance of the data pipeline. The role will work on data ingestion and aggregation projects that will be used by front office personnel to influence decision-making and improve the organization’s processes.
What This Role Will Do:
Ingestion and aggregation of data (ETL process)
Software deployment and version control
Basic understanding of basketball concepts
Maintains regular and reliable attendance
Collaboration with others on a developing codebase
Expertise in one programming language required; Python highly preferred
SQL – querying, stored procedures, table creation and alteration
Familiarity with data extraction / transformation / load (ETL) process
Version control software (git)
Application deployment – automation
Cloud database experience (highly preferred)
AWS suite of services (specifically SQS, SNS, Lambda and S3) (preferred)
Backend web framework experience (preferred)
Why we like it?
This role is a wonderful chance to put programming skills to use within the sports world, and specifically within an NBA front office. If you have a background in Computer Science and love for basketball, definitely check out this new role in Phoenix.
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